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A giant Australian publisher scrapped a book on China"s influence out of fear for Beijing"s wrath

Thomson Reuters An Australian publisher has shelved a book on China's influence .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

Publisher accused of dumping book out of fear of China

A leading academic has accused his publisher of effectively ditching a book about Chinese government influence inside Australia because of fears of a backlash from Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: cnnNov 13th, 2017

Publisher accused of dumping book out of fear

A leading academic has accused his publisher of effectively ditching a book about Chinese government influence inside Australia because of fears of a backlash from Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: cnnNov 13th, 2017

Professor says publisher dumped his book because it was scared of China

A leading academic has accused his publisher of effectively ditching a book about Chinese government influence inside Australia because of fears of a backlash from Beijing......»»

Category: topSource: cnnNov 13th, 2017

World"s biggest academic book publisher bows to China"s censors

Another publishing giant has been caught blocking access to academic research in China......»»

Category: topSource: cnnNov 1st, 2017

Alibaba goes offline with $2.9 billion stake in China"s top grocer

BEIJING (Reuters) - Internet giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Monday it would invest HK$22.4 billion ($2.87 billion) for a major stake in China's top hypermart operator, Sun Art Retail Group Ltd , part of a wider push into offline retail......»»

Category: topSource: reuters10 hr. 11 min. ago

These 12 Photos Provide a Peek into China’s Futuristic—and Controversial—New 1.2 Million-Book Library

Check it out. China opened the doors of its new, futuristic library earlier this month. The Tianjin Binhai Library, located just outside Beijing, features a luminous spherical atrium with book.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 17th, 2017

China widens foreign access to its giant financial sector

BEIJING (R.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 10th, 2017

China lifts foreign ownership limits on financial firms

BEIJING (Reuters) - The Chinese government on Friday said it will raise foreign ownership limits in domestic financial firms, a long-anticipated step that grants greater access to overseas investors into the Asian giant's financial services market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 10th, 2017

China"s Baidu teams up with Shouqi on driverless cars: Xinhua

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese search engine giant Baidu and Shouqi Limousine & Chauffeur, a car-hailing operator, are joining up to develop driverless vehicles, the official Xinhua media service reported on Saturday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 28th, 2017

Will Google"s AI Investment in Beijing Bear Fruit?

Google products are largely banned in China. Can the search giant break that streak with artificial intelligence?.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 8th, 2017

A little help from "Mr Bags"? Prada plays catch-up online in China

BEIJING/MILAN (Reuters) - At Prada's Spring/Summer 2018 show in Milan last week in a warehouse papered with giant pop-art comic strips, one name in the coveted front row stood out: Tao Liang, otherwise known as Chinese blogger 'Mr Bags'......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 28th, 2017

Diplomatic spat casts long shadow over Hyundai factory town in China

BEIJING (Reuters) - In the industrial outskirts of Beijing, a local community in the shadow of a giant Hyundai Motor Co manufacturing complex is feeling the fallout from a fierce diplomatic standoff between China and South Korea......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 31st, 2017

Exclusive: In China, the Party’s push for influence inside foreign firms stirs fears

BEIJING (Reuters) - Late last month, execut.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 24th, 2017

Exclusive: China"s CEFC in early talks to buy Rosneft stake - sources

HONG KONG/BEIJING (Reuters) - CEFC China Energy, which has grown from a niche oil trader to a sprawling energy conglomerate, is in talks to acquire a stake in Russian state oil giant Rosneft , three people with direct knowledge of the discussions said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 17th, 2017

"China is not Father Christmas": India"s concern about Beijing"s expansion grows after a new port deal

REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte China's growing influence in its near abroad has stirred concern among its neighbors, none more so than .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2017

Netflix’s very first acquisition is a comic book company

On the heels of Netflix’s successful collaboration with Marvel, the streaming giant has bought a comic company of its very own. Netflix (Nasdaq: NFLX) has acquired Millarworld, the comic book publisher founded by Mark Millar, creator of such character.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2017

Netflix buys comic-book publisher behind "Kick-Ass" in first ever acquisition

Streaming giant Netflix Inc. said on Monday it's acquired comic book publisher Millarworld,.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 7th, 2017

Netflix Buys Comic-book Publisher Behind "Kick-Ass" In First Ever Acquisition

Streaming giant Netflix Inc. said on Monday it's acquired comic book publisher Millarworld, founded by comic book legend Mark Millar......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 7th, 2017

How Qualcomm, a US tech giant, is backing China"s tech ambitions

Providing money, expertise, engineering for Beijing's master plan to create its own tech superpowers.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 5th, 2017

Apple says it is removing VPN services from China App Store

BEIJING (Reuters) - Apple Inc says it is removing virtual private network (VPN) services from its app store in China, drawing criticism from VPN service providers, who accuse the U.S. tech giant of bowing to pressure from Beijing cyber regulators......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 29th, 2017